Economic Survey of Latin America 1980

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The Economic Survey of Latin America 1980 Analyzes the evolution of the economy of the region in 1980. It examines economic developments in each of the countries of Latin America: production, prices, trade, current account balances and financing, economic growth, external sector and inflation. Specially highlighted in the economic development of Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago in the '70s.




The definite deterioration of the Bolivian economy in 1980 was mainly characterized by a very weak growth in the gross domestic product and by stagnation, or even contraction, of the most important activities of production. Along with the economic recession appeared high rates of open unemployment in particularly vulnerable sectors such as construction.


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